STUDY UK: INFORMATION FOR EU STUDENTS
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University of Essex

University of Essex

ENGLAND / UNDERGRADUATE - POSTGRADUATE

We’re a university where curiosity prevails, and where exploring new ways of thinking and pushing boundaries, isn’t just encouraged, it’s expected. We were named University of the Year at the Times Higher Education Awards 2018 for our determination to do things differently and put student success at the centre of everything we do. We’re proud to be gold rated in the Teaching Excellence Framework 2017 and we're in the top 25 for research quality in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide. We're committed to two things: excellence in teaching and excellence in research. We put student success at the heart of our mission, supporting every student from every background to achieve outstanding outcomes; preparing our students to thrive in their future lives.

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Scholarships and grants

Undergraduate EU Scholarship - £5,000

Masters (PGT) EU Scholarship – Discount of up to £5,500

Bulgarian Partnership Bursary - £2,000

Romanian Partnership Bursary - £2,000

Europe (non-European Union) Regional Scholarship (Undergraduate) - £3,000

Europe (non-European Union) Regional Scholarship (Masters) - £3,000

Sport scholarships and bursaries – case by case for students with outstand sporting ability

For a full list including terms and conditions please see our scholarship finder - https://www1.essex.ac.uk/fees-and-funding/scholarship-finder/

WEBINAR
One in four world leaders have studied in the UK. The UK is also home to three of the world’s best universities for Political Science and to some of the greatest minds and courses in Development Studies and International Relations anywhere in the world. Join this webinar to gain a global perspective on the history and future of Political Science in the UK and the skills you will acquire to step into a career on the world stage.
Speakers
Julia Pitchford
Julia Pitchford
International Recruitment Manager at University of Sheffield
Sam Twells, Regional Manager Student Recruitment (Europe), University of Cambridge
Sam Twells, Regional Manager Student Recruitment (Europe), University of Cambridge
Sam studied History at Cambridge and has worked there since graduating in 2014. His first outreach position involved liaising with schools across the UK on behalf of his College, Corpus Christi. He then moved to the central Cambridge Admissions Office to deliver the University Open Days, before transferring to the International Student Recruitment team in 2018. Sam is now responsible for engaging with students, parents, counsellors and schools from across Europe.
Tom Pilkington
Tom Pilkington
Senior International Officer at University of Essex
Carolina Jiménez, Head of Education, British Council Spain
Carolina Jiménez, Head of Education, British Council Spain
Carolina is head of the Education at the British Council since 2012. Before that she managed the Science and Society Team for nearly 10 years and worked in stock market and manufacturing. Graduated as a maths teacher and has a master in school management (Open University) and internet systems (Complutense). e-mail: Carolina.jimenez@britishcouncil.es
Raquel Barreiros
Raquel Barreiros
International Recruitment Officer at University of Wolverhampton
WEBINAR
Masters of Laws (LLM) is a postgraduate course designed for law graduates and practising lawyers to specialise in a particular area such as tax, environmental or employment law. An LLM qualification from the UK will provide you with a competitive edge in a crowded job market, and also offer the opportunity for a change in direction or professional advancement for those currently employed. In this session, you will find more about the UK courses and the opportunities UK LLM degrees can offer you for an amazing legal career.
Speakers
Dr Sylvie Da Lomba
Dr Sylvie Da Lomba
PGT Director in the Law School at University of Strathclyde, Glasgow
Dr Gabriel Gari
Dr Gabriel Gari
Reader in International Economic Law at Queen Mary University of London
Paul Torremans
Paul Torremans
Professor of Intellectual Property Law at University of Nottingham
Tom Pilkington
Tom Pilkington
Senior International Officer at University of Essex
WEBINAR
In this webinar you will learn all about the UK course opportunities available to you at Greece’s Aegean College in collaboration with the UK’s University of Essex.
Speakers
Caroline Halling
Caroline Halling
Head of International Student Recruitment, University of Essex
Angela Simeonidis
Angela Simeonidis
Head of Collaborative Provision, Aegean College
Laura Maska
Laura Maska
Managing Director, Aegean College
Emmanouil Michalopoulos
Emmanouil Michalopoulos
Sofia Kanellopoulou
Sofia Kanellopoulou
Konstantinos Tziavas
Konstantinos Tziavas
Zacharenia Tsolka
Zacharenia Tsolka
Alexandra Moneou
Alexandra Moneou
Maria Tsakali
Maria Tsakali
Head of Education, British Council Greece
Participating Universities

SUBJECTS

Accounting
  • Accounting
Biological sciences
  • Biology
  • Genetics
  • Microbiology
  • Molecular biology, biophysics, and biochemistry
  • Psychology – take a look at our psychology subject guide
  • Sport and exercise science
Business, management and administrative studies
  • Accounting
  • Business studies
  • Finance
  • Hospitality, leisure, and tourism
  • Human resource management
  • Management studies
  • Marketing
Chemistry
  • Chemistry
Computer science
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Computer science
  • Information systems
  • Software engineering
Creative arts
  • Creative/imaginative writing
  • Drama
Economics
  • Economics
Education
  • Academic studies in education
  • Research and study skills in education
Electrical and electronic engineering
  • Electrical and electronic engineering
Engineering and technology
  • Biotechnology
  • Electronic and electrical engineering
English
  • English
  • English and creative writing
  • English literature
Finance
  • Finance
Historical and philosophical studies
  • History by area
  • History by period
  • History by topic
  • Philosophy
Hospitality, Leisure and Tourism
  • Hospitality, Leisure and Tourism
Journalism
  • Journalism
Languages
  • Comparative literary studies
  • English studies
  • European studies
  • Linguistics
Law
  • Law
Marketing
  • Marketing
Mathematical science
  • Mathematics
  • Statistics
MBA
  • MBA
Medicine and allied subjects
  • Nursing
Molecular biology, biophysics and biochemistry
  • Molecular biology, biophysics and biochemistry
Nursing
  • Nursing
Physical sciences
  • Chemistry
Politics
  • Politics
Psychology
  • Applied psychology
  • Child psychology
  • Clinical psychology
  • Developmental psychology
  • Educational psychology
Publishing, media and information management
  • Information services
Social studies
  • Anthropology
  • Criminology
  • Economics
  • Politics
  • Social policy
  • Social work
  • Sociology
Social work
  • Social work
Software engineering
  • Software engineering

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Location

Colchester CO4 3SQ